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Senate Bill 745

Relating To: Relating to: prosecuting a violent felon for the crime of illegal possession of a firearm.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/5/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/5/2020

Comments
This bill will make it more difficult to reduce charges in designated cases, effectively eliminating some prosecutorial discretion.
Association of State Prosecutors Notified Date 1/31/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/31/2020

Badger Institute Notified Date 1/31/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
1/31/2020

Badger State Sheriffs' Association Notified Date 2/6/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/6/2020

City of Milwaukee Notified Date 2/4/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/4/2020

Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association Inc Notified Date 2/5/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/5/2020

Wisconsin Counties Association Notified Date 2/6/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/6/2020

Wisconsin District Attorneys Association Notified Date 2/6/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/6/2020

Comments
The WDAA opposes reducing prosecutorial discretion and the ability to control charging. Prosecutors are bound to do justice equally under the law. This bill moves away from EBDM & criminal justice reform. The WDAA will work with the authors if asked.
Wisconsin Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs Association Notified Date 2/6/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/6/2020

YWCA Madison Notified Date 2/18/2020 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/18/2020

Lobbying Efforts

  2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
10.00
2020
July - December
Total 10.00
Association of State Prosecutors 2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2.00
2020
July - December
Total 2.00
Badger Institute 2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
8.00
2020
July - December
Total 8.00